April 3 – Nicetas of Medikion; Burgundafara

Nicetas of Medikion (d. 824) was abandoned by his parents at the tender age of eight. Days. His mother left for the afterlife and his father for the cloisterlife, leaving Grandma to raise the boy with the help of a local hermit. When he was old enough, Nicetas joined the Medikion monastery, where he was… Continue reading April 3 – Nicetas of Medikion; Burgundafara